Fighting for a U.S. federal budget that prioritizes peace, economic security and shared prosperity
For the 140 million people who are poor, or one emergency away from being poor, we know it's necessary to present a comprehensive response to the systemic racism, poverty, ecological devastation, militarism, and war economy plaguing our country today. This Poor People’s Moral Budget asks, given the resources of our society, whether these demands are also possible. Our answer is a resounding yes.
April 15, 2019 is Tax Day. Do you know where your tax dollars are? Here's a hint: military contractors cost the average taxpayer more than the price of a new Macbook Pro, but public housing costs the average taxpayer less than a curling iron from Wal-Mart. The average American paid...
President Trump has said that he will veto any bill that doesn’t give him the $5 billion he has demanded for his border wall.
This week the House majority released their budget blueprint for fiscal year 2019, which begins October 1.
Proposals for U.S. military spending are starkly different. See how they stack up.
Congress is in "recess" from April 7 to April 21, 2017. That means that members of Congress are home in their states or districts -- and they're ready to meet with you.
Federal funding for Planned Parenthood works out to about $2.50 per taxpayer - but it buys a lot.
Trump wants to take $54 billion from human needs and give it to the military. What if we did the reverse?
A leaked Department of Homeland Security internal report recently put the cost of President Trump's border wall at $21.6 billion.